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India can recast global narrative; needs 8-10% growth: Tharman Shanmugaratnam

India can recast global narrative; needs 8-10% growth:  Tharman Shanmugaratnam

India has a hugely "unfulfilled potential" and is uniquely positioned to "recast the global narrative", requiring 8-10 per cent growth rate over 20 years so as to reduce the per capita income gap with the likes of China, Singapore Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said today.

'India can recast global narrative; needs 8-10% growth'
'India can recast global narrative; needs 8-10% growth'

Calling for bold economic reforms, he said: "India has to move with urgency to achieve its potential. 8-10 per cent growth rate is not a luxury, it will merely get India about 70 per cent of per capita income of China in 20 years time."

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